This Animal news page includes news headlines, summaries, and article citations about animals from diverse, English-language news sources around the world.
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- Oreo builds asteroid-proof bunker above permafrost line, fills it with cookies and powdered milk
The threat of asteroids striking the Earth and causing a global catastrophe has inspired some groups to build bunkers to not only protect survivors but also to ensure the safety of certain plants and animals.
Fox News. Sunday, 25 Oct 2020.
- Brookfield Zoo animals feast on Halloween treat-filled pumpkins and gourds
Four-year-old African lion brothers Brutus and Titus were treated to beef bones and meat.
ABC News. Saturday, 24 Oct 2020.
- OFFAL mess! Lorry laden with animal guts spills load
A truck carrying a load of animal
guts dumped some of the foul-smelling offal on the M62 south of Bradford forcing police to close two lanes for several hours.
Daily Mail. Saturday, 24 Oct 2020.
- Animal abusers face tougher punishment as MPs support increasing maximum sentence
Tory MP Chris Loder (pictured), who introduced the Bill, said he was inspired to do so after a mistreated springer spaniel he found abandoned by a road became his family pet.
Daily Mail. Saturday, 24 Oct 2020.
- Tom Reed, New York Republican, finds dead animal, brick with family member's name at his home
CORNING, N.Y. — An upstate New York congressman said he and his family were threatened with a dead animal
and a brick bearing a family member's name at his home Friday. The brick and the animal
were found at Republican Rep. ...
Washington Times. Friday, 23 Oct 2020.
- Death of sea life off Russia peninsula 'caused by algae'
Blooming algae was behind a recent mass death of sea animals
that saw octopuses and seals wash up on the shore off a Russian peninsula, scientists said on Friday in the final conclusion to their probe.
Yahoo. Friday, 23 Oct 2020.
- Ideas inspired by nature could change the way our towns and cities look
Animals, plants and trees are helping to shape the urban environment.
CNBC. Friday, 23 Oct 2020.
- Ancient origins of speed control during movement
Movement in animals
is complex. Little has been known about how spinal inhibitory interneurons work to silence other neurons and related muscle groups in coordination with the active muscle groups across changing speeds. ...
Science Daily. Thursday, 22 Oct 2020.
- Sacrificed Llamas Found in Peru Were Likely a Gift From the Inca
The elaborately decorated animals
were probably buried alive alongside similarly adorned guinea pigs
Smithsonian. Thursday, 22 Oct 2020.
- Fact check: Australia never counted Aboriginal people as animals under 'Flora and Fauna Act'
There is no evidence of a Flora and Fauna Act under Australian law that classified its Aboriginal population as plants and animals.
Yahoo. Thursday, 22 Oct 2020.
- Pet Disaster Relief trailers are ensuring no pets go displaced during emergencies
Equipped with a generator and a variety of pet essentials, these disaster relief trailers address the issue many pet owners encounter during evacuations when temporary shelters don't allow them in with animals.
ABC News. Wednesday, 21 Oct 2020.
- Animal-based research: New experimental design for an improved reproducibility
In research, the results of studies must be precise and reproducible. ...
Science Daily. Wednesday, 21 Oct 2020.
- Clare Balding: 'Animals have shaped me more than people'
The broadcaster pays tribute to the "heroic" contribution animals
make to our lives.
BBC News. Wednesday, 21 Oct 2020.
- Safe in Austin sanctuary helps special-needs children interact with animals, struggles with expansion effort
The sanctuary has made headlines this year for some of the animals
it rescued, including a one-legged dog and a cow in a custom wheelchair.
Fox News. Tuesday, 20 Oct 2020.
- Japan gets deer-friendly bags to stop animals eating plastic
The bags are an answer to the trail of potentially deadly plastic left by tourists each year.
BBC News. Tuesday, 20 Oct 2020.
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